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2 horas para concluir

Course Orientation

You will become familiar with the course, your classmates, and our learning environment.

3 vídeos ((Total 22 mín.)), 6 leituras, 1 teste
3 videos
Get to know Scott (introductory video used for his iMBA course)6min
See the “Movie Trailer” for Scott’s Course!1min
6 leituras
A Preview of Coming Attractions: Introduction Videos for Modules 1-410min
What You Will Learn: Course Summary with Animations10min
Learning from the Experts: Full Collection of Faculty Focus Episodes10min
About the Discussion Forums10min
Updating Your Profile10min
1 exercício prático
Orientation Quiz10min
3 horas para concluir

Module 1: Fundamentals and Composition of Returns

In Module 1, we will briefly review the fundamentals of investments, including the trading off of return and risk when forming a portfolio, asset pricing models such as the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) and the 3-Factor Model, and the efficient market hypothesis. We will also discuss the two components of stock returns – dividends (cash received) and capital gains (changes in price since purchase).

11 vídeos ((Total 145 mín.)), 3 leituras, 1 teste
11 videos
1-1.1. Basics of Return and Risk18min
1-1.2. Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)20min
1-1.3. 3-Factor Model and Market Efficiency15min
1-1.4. Interpretation of Regression Model Results13min
1-1.5. Regression Analysis of Returns to Small-Value Stocks13min
1-2.1. Dividends, Capital Gains, and Firm Payout Policy14min
1-2.2. Realization-Based Capital Gains Tax15min
1-2.3. Seasonality in Stock Returns20min
Summary of Module 1 with Animations8min
Like this course? Learn more with the iMBA! (Optional)1min
3 leituras
Module 1 Overview10min
Module 1 Lecture Slides10min
Module 1 Spreadsheet10min
1 exercício prático
Module 1 Quiz34min
3 horas para concluir

Module 2: Investment Decisions in DC Pension Plans

In Module 2, we discuss the investment decisions of participants in defined-contribution (DC) pension plans like 401(k) plans in the U.S. Not falling prey to common behavioral biases is key to sound financial decision-making in these retirement plans, so we will discuss common behavioral biases of DC pension plan participants.

12 vídeos ((Total 128 mín.)), 3 leituras, 1 teste
12 videos
2-1.1. Overview of Key Biases in Decisions9min
2-1.2. Representativeness4min
2-1.3. Familiarity Bias and Background Risk22min
2-1.4. Endorsement Effects7min
2-1.5. Naïve Diversification18min
2-1.6. Inertia4min
2-1.7. Option Confusion5min
2-1.8. Power of Defaults16min
2-1.9. Bottom Line on Biases in Investment Decisions7min
2-2.1. Faculty Focus with Dean Jeffrey Brown (interview)23min
Summary of Module 2 with Animations3min
3 leituras
Module 2 Overview10min
Module 2 Lecture Slides10min
Module 2 Recommended Reading10min
1 exercício prático
Module 2 Quiz16min
4 horas para concluir

Module 3: Performance of Individual Investors

In Module 3, we will learn about the evidence regarding the performance of individual investors in their stock portfolios. A few key behavioral biases that affect many individuals will be highlighted, and the potential information embedded in some parts of individual investors’ stock portfolios will be discussed.

14 vídeos ((Total 223 mín.)), 2 leituras, 1 teste
14 videos
3-1.1. Overview of the Performance of Individual Investors25min
3-2.1. Overconfidence17min
3-2.2. Loss Aversion16min
3-2.3. Effects of Loss Aversion (Part 1): Loss Aversion & Tax Incentives for Stock Trades18min
3-2.4. Effects of Loss Aversion (Part 2): Personal Connection to Asset12min
3-2.5. Effects of Loss Aversion (Part 3): Corporate Finance Decisions9min
3-2.6. Faculty Focus with Professor Yuhai Xuan (interview)28min
3-2.7. Effects of Loss Aversion (Part 4): Explanation for Momentum?5min
3-2.8. Effects of Loss Aversion (Part 5): Importance of Endowment15min
3-2.9. Emotion and Financial Decisions15min
3-3.1. Local Investments35min
3-3.2. Changing Nature of Individual Investors?15min
Summary of Module 3 with Animations2min
2 leituras
Module 3 Overview10min
Module 3 Lecture Slides10min
1 exercício prático
Module 3 Quiz16min
6 horas para concluir

Module 4: Performance of Mutual Funds and Search for Alpha

In Module 4, we will learn about the evidence regarding the performance of actively-managed mutual funds. We will also discuss a few examples of portfolio strategies designed to “earn alpha” (i.e., yield positive risk-adjusted returns).

17 vídeos ((Total 279 mín.)), 3 leituras, 1 teste
17 videos
4-1.1. Overview of Performance of Mutual Funds16min
4-1.2. Fees and Fund Performance10min
4-1.3. Brokers and Fund Performance15min
4-1.4. Trends in Mutual Fund Industry7min
4-2.1. Introduction to Search for Alpha5min
4-2.2. Mutual Fund Disclosure6min
4-2.3. Mutual Funds and Local Investments21min
4-2.4. Information Networks and Performance21min
4-2.5. Closet Indexing and Performance Persistence20min
4-2.6. Valuing Complicated Firms and Exploiting Inattention27min
4-2.7. Faculty Focus with Professor Joshua Pollet (interview)24min
4-2.8. Potential Modern Sources of Information19min
4-2.9. Faculty Focus with Professor Jiekun Huang (interview)19min
4-3.1 Economics of Mutual Funds28min
4-3.2 International Evidence on Active Mutual Fund Management15min
Summary of Module 4 with Animations13min
3 leituras
Module 4 Overview10min
Module 4 Lecture Slides10min
Module 4 Recommended Reading10min
1 exercício prático
Module 4 Quiz22min
19 minutos para concluir

Course Conclusion

It's now time to say goodbye to the Investments II course! Key takeaways from the course are reviewed. Don't forget to answer the survey question regarding how was Scott's sequel that is located at the end of the Conclusion to Investments II: Lessons and Applications for Investors!

1 vídeo ((Total 14 mín.))
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Principais avaliações do Investments II: Lessons and Applications for Investors

por ACDec 13th 2016

Excellent class! Very useful information for investing. Great faculty focus sessions with UIUC researchers!. Also love the passion that Dr. Weisbenner displays in teaching. Would highly recommend!

por RBDec 7th 2017

I could have known this course before 2009 recession to be a better investor and its great teaching of behavioral finance . This helped me to identify personal bias in investing .



Scott Weisbenner

William G. Karnes Professor of Finance
Department of Finance, College of Business

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